|No candle was there and no fire : sacred song - Lehmann, Liza, 1862-1918|
For high voice and piano
Keywords: Sacred songs (High voice) with harp; Sacred songs (High voice) with piano; Christmas music
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|Ayala's Angel - Anthony Trollope|
LibriVox recording of Ayala's Angel, by Anthony Trollope. Read by tabithat. Lucy and Ayala Dormer are left penniless by the death of their parents. Ayala is taken in by their rich aunt Lady Tringle and Lucy by their poor uncle Mr Dosett. The girls find it hard to get used to their new surroundings. Lucy becomes engaged to one of her father's artist friends but they are too poor to marry. Three different men fall in love with Ayala but none live up to her ideal of the perfect man...
Keywords: Fiction; literature; audiobook
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|The History of London - Walter Besant|
LibriVox recording of The History of London, by Walter Besant. Read by Ruth Golding. Walter Besant was a novelist and historian, and his topographical and historical writings, ranging from prehistoric times to the nineteenth century, were probably best known through the detailed 10-volume Survey of London published after his death. This earlier single volume covers, in less depth, the whole period from prehistory until the 19th century...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; history; Roman; Saxon; mediaeval; medieval; Elizabethan; Georgian; Victorian; Londinium; Augusta; City of London; Guildhall; Royal Exchange; Port of London; St. Paul's Cathedral; Westminster Abbey; monasteries; hospitals; theatres; Whittington; Fitzstephen; Christopher Wren; Gresham; trade; Hanseatic League; companies; leprosy; famine; plague; fire; plays; pageants
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|Walden - Henry David Thoreau|
Librivox recording of Walden by Henry David Thoreau Read by Gord Mackenzie. Walden by Henry David Thoreau is one of the best-known non-fiction books written by an American. Published in 1854, it details Thoreau’s life for two years, two months, and two days around the shores of Walden Pond. Walden is neither a novel nor a true autobiography, but a social critique of the Western World, with each chapter heralding some aspect of humanity that needed to be either renounced or praised...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature
Downloads: 709,388 (9 reviews)